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    Comfortable ride in wheelchair

    My Dad (C4 complete since Sept. '06) is finally feeling well enough for short car rides around town. While this is nice for him to get out and about, the ride is extremely bumpy and jiggles him...
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    Thanks Patd I've also searched the threads for...

    Thanks Patd
    I've also searched the threads for information on the benefits. I've read that it helps in just overall feeling better.
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    benefits of standing frame and electric stim.

    Hope this is the right place to post this question -

    I'm trying to talk my Dad (C4 complete) into participating in a University study that investigates the effects of standing, electrical...
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    Thanks for the suggestions. I don't know what...

    Thanks for the suggestions. I don't know what medication he is on but I do know that he wears his hose and binder whenever he's up. I guess it is something that his body just needs to adjust to but...
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    Blood pressure problems

    My Dad is a C-4 complete 6 months post injury and is having a terrible time lately with his blood pressure. We were so happy that he finally got over his breathing difficulties when he sat upright...
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    Terry - Do you know the Omaha area very well?...

    Terry -

    Do you know the Omaha area very well? I called the LaQuinta Inn - I know it's not 5 star.... but it's somewhat close to the VA (I believe it's at 156th and Fort St. right?) and they said...
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    I live in Omaha and not too far from the VA. I'll...

    I live in Omaha and not too far from the VA. I'll make some phone calls to see what might work and post tomorrow.
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    Thanks for the link but that wasn't the one I was...

    Thanks for the link but that wasn't the one I was looking for. It was not from Dr. Wise or the Nurse. It was from someone else, a male as I recall.....? Does that jog anyone's memory? Thanks in...
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    need help finding thread

    Hi Everyone -

    A while ago, I remember seeing a post that was something like "are you ready for a cure" that (as I recall!) had a list of things that you should be doing to keep your mind and body...
  10. here's his list of meds: Baclofen 30 mg -...

    here's his list of meds:

    Baclofen 30 mg - 3xday
    Wellbutrin 1oomg
    Celexa 40 mg
    Colace 200 mg - 2 x day
    Guaifenesin 600 mg - 4 x day
    Magace 400 mg
    Reglan 5 mg - 4 x day
    Proamatine 5 mg -2 x...
  11. Thanks for the advice - now I have more questions!

    Hi and thanks for all the advice about my Dad's attitude in my previous post. I hoped for different answers but it's what I figured - it take a LONG time to adjust and accept the injury and new life....
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    Thanks for the responses. I know this will take...

    Thanks for the responses. I know this will take time and I do keep telling myself that it's still "early" in the game even though the last 3 months have felt like an eternity.

    We are in the...
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    New injury and many questions

    Hi All,

    I've been a lurker here for the last three months getting information and inspiration - this is an awesome site. I decided to finally register since I see this as a valuable resource.
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